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Prevent squatters from defacing city
Voice of The Reader

Prevent squatters from defacing city

Sir, This refers to the news item “MCC clears over 300 encroachments in Bannimantap” (SOM dated Jan. 5). Never before in the recent times have we witnessed the kind of action the Mysuru City Corporation took in clearing all illegal shops and encroachments on footpaths and other open spaces of government lands in Bannimantap and…

D.K. Shivakumar and Kodagu
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D.K. Shivakumar and Kodagu

Sir, In the letter titled “Proposed Disneyland Advisory Panel: A jumbo farce” (SOM dated Jan. 9), I saw the name of D.K. Shivakumar, Water Resources Minister, as the Panel Chairman. You may take it that he will push Disneyland project as he wants. It may be recalled that when he was the Energy Minister he…

Unnecessary blockage of traffic on Irwin Road
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Unnecessary blockage of traffic on Irwin Road

Sir, The widening work of Irwin Road has led to demolition of acquired buildings as a first step by the authorities concerned. Due to this, traffic movement on Irwin Road stretch between Ayurveda Circle and Nehru Circle is blocked, causing undue hardship to daily commuters travelling between Railway Station and Sub-Urban Bus Stand. Also many…

Proposed Disneyland Advisory Panel: A jumbo farce
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Proposed Disneyland Advisory Panel: A jumbo farce

Sir, I read with interest a news item in SOM dated Jan. 6 titled “Disneyland at KRS: Govt. sets up Advisory Committee” comprising 29 members under the Chairmanship of Water Resources Minister D.K. Shivakumar to resolve the problems that might arise during the upgradation of Brindavan Gardens. The Panel consists of four Ministers, mlas and…

MCC urged to replace UG pipelines in Vijayanagar II Stage
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MCC urged to replace UG pipelines in Vijayanagar II Stage

Sir, I have been complaining with MCC authorities regarding frequent blockages occurring at the Under-Ground (UG) pipeline between 20th Main and 21st Main, Vijayanagar II Stage, Mysuru. Only 6” pipes were laid while making sites long block. Now almost all buildings are with 1st and 2nd floors. Because of this blockages are occurring frequently in…

Failure of visions
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Failure of visions

Sir, This has reference to the ‘Over a cup of evening tea’ by Dr. K. Javeed Nayeem (Star of Mysore dated Nov. 2, 2018) under the title ‘A vision revisited, after a full 10 years!’ I join hands with the author in wishing that the vision of Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev’s prediction of a bright and…

Need for train from Mysuru to Kochuveli
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Need for train from Mysuru to Kochuveli

Sir, This refers to the proposed train between Mysuru and Kochuveli. It is unfortunate that some people are opposing the train to Kerala forgetting the ever-increasing demand since a couple of years. I agree that the demand for a train to Hyderabad from Mysuru is genuine. So is the train to Kerala and the extension…

Cancer treatment and fat bills
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Cancer treatment and fat bills

Sir, I would like to narrate a poignant story of a relative of mine  who died after a botched up  operation, post cancer, of the Colon. The patient  in question was diagnosed with  the cancer of the colon and subsequently he underwent chemotherapy with around eight sittings. Initially, he lost weight and towards the fag…

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